FWS Greenhouse & Garden Assistant

University of North Florida
September 18, 2023
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Position Information

Job Title FWS Greenhouse & Garden Assistant

Department Grounds Position Number 912000 Requisition Number 063670 Position Type Federal Work Study Full Time/Part Time Part-Time Time-limited through N/A Hours 10a - 2p Hourly Rate 12.00 to negotiable Job Summary/Responsibilities

Trained by garden staff and volunteers, this student is assigned various tasks in the

greenhouse and outdoor gardens. This is an ideal position for anyone that wants to learn valuable life skills and those seeking a career with plants or the environment. Need to be willing to get dirty and work with varying temperatures

Required Qualifications

Must be a current UNF student who is eligible for and accepts FWS funding.

Preferred Qualifications

Some gardening experience and familiarity with plants helpful but will train and need to have a willingness to get dirty.

Statement(s) of Understanding N/A Statement(s) of Understanding Definition


Equal Opportunity

In 2020, the University of North Florida (UNF) received the prestigious INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award, the only application-based national award for U.S. colleges and universities that exhibit an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion across their campuses. In addition, UNF ranked highest among the HEED institutions and was recognized as a 2020 Diversity Champion.

The University of North Florida (UNF) is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who reports discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of university regulation.


UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University's collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF's mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens.

Faculty Initiatives

The University of North Florida promotes the quality and effectiveness of education and strives to maintain the highest standards of academic excellence in all phases of instruction, research/scholarship/creative activity, and service.

Posting Detail Information

Anticipated Start Date 10/30/2023

Job Posting Date 08/18/2023 Application Review Date Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Point of Contact Information Valtina Kearse 620-1179 Hiring Official Will Smith Location if not Jacksonville Jacksonville Special Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application at www. unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Valtina Kearse at (904) 620-1179 or at [email protected].

Quicklink https: // www. unfjobs.org/postings/25175

Supplemental Questions

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  • Are you a current UNF student or will you be enrolled by the time the position begins?
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  • Federal Work Study Award Letter
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